Making it Happen
|American Accents: A Festival of Fine
Arts and Crafts
Saturday, August 12, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
This festival features over 80 craftsmen
and artisans offering all handmade
items. Now in its 32nd year, this annual
festival has become a beloved tradition
for Hartford and the surrounding
There is something for everyone: yard
art, beaded and gemstone jewelry,
wooden accents and furniture,
photography, paintings, needlework art
and clothing as well as handmade
soaps and spicy dip mixes! Get a jump
start on your holiday decorating at one
of the Christmas or Halloween booths.
Don't forget to stop for lunch or a snack,
provided by the Hartford Lions Club.
Local musicians provide a special
background accompaniment to a
perfect day in the park!
The holiday season gets off to a great start early on Saturday
morning at Hartford Union High School with the 33rd Annual Great
Hartford Craft Exposition. Admission is $3.00. Enjoy a great
pancake breakfast sponsored by the Hartford Lions Club and then
finish your day off downtown watching the Christmas Parade, which
begins at 3:00 p.m.
Everything you could possibly want for your holiday decor will be
available, including the ever-popular snowmen figures, elegant
Santas, and hundreds of Christmas ornaments. There's also plenty
of jewelry, wearable art, delicious candies, American Girl doll
clothing, wreaths and other floral arrangements, as well as many
unusual holiday gift ideas.
|The Great Hartford Craft Exposition
November 11, 2017
|The GFWC Hartford Women's Club Hosts
Two Craft Festivals Each Year:
GFWC Hartford Women's Club